Storytelling

Groundhog Day

The Apple Seed
  • Feb 2, 2016 7:00 pm
  • 58:27

A celebration of groundhog lore, Winter, and the anticipation of Spring.  Stories included in this episode:  Story: The Gift Teller: Doug Elliott Website: www.dougelliott.com Note: From Doug Elliott's fantastic album, "Groundhogology and Marmotobilia: Of Whistlepigs and World Politics." Song: Oh Groundhog Teller: Doug Elliott  Website: www.dougelliott.com Note: A little bluegrass about a little creature.  Poem: A Drumlin Woodchuck Author: Robert Frost  Story: Pebone and Sanguin Teller: Brian "Fox" Ellis  Website: www.foxtalesint.com Note: A story about winter and spring.  Story: Old Man Winter Teller: Len Cabral Website: www.lencabral.com Note: On the origin of the four seasons. Story: The Fisherman (and His Wife) Teller: Megan Hicks Website: www.meganhicks.com Note: A groundhog is just one of the many twists in this classic story.  Story: Gluskabi and the Wind Eagle  Teller: Joseph Bruchac Website: josephbruchac.com Note: Grandmother Woodchuck shares her wisdom with the hero in this story.